January 23, 2023

Police say Eric Gutierrez’s hanging in San Pedro Town Police Station “difficult to stop”

In recognition of attempts to commit suicide, according to Assistant Superintendent of Police and department press officer Fitzroy Yearwood, police normally remove belts and shoelaces, the [...]
January 22, 2023

Detained San Pedro man found dead by hanging in cell block

Around 3 this morning the officer on duty responded to detainees from the cell block calling out for the police. Upon making checks at the cell [...]
August 23, 2021

Police confirm domestic violence behind double-murder-suicide in Kings’ Park; clarifies police response

37-year-old Police Constable Arilee Young and her daughter, 17-year-old Sharena Cardenas, were found dead in their Fourth Street home Saturday morning, the former on the floor [...]
September 9, 2020

Ministry of Health raises suicide prevention flag

September 10 is observed every year as World Suicide Prevention day.
June 24, 2018

Man found hanging dead while detained in Crooked Tree police station

By BBN Staff:  Crooked Tree resident and career mechanic, Linberg Anthony, affectionately known as 'Bug Nine' was reportedly found dead in the Crooked Tree police station last [...]
March 11, 2017

Young’s law firm closes its doors

October 24, 2016

Two suicides on Sunday

June 20, 2016

Man hangs himself while detained in OW

By BBN Staff: Orange Walk Police are currently investigating the details surrounding the suicide of a male prisoner while in custody.